Fall Family Camp


More information to come!

Bring the whole family for a fun packed camping experience! There will be many adventures for the scouts to achieve and so much more. We will be going on a few hikes including one to the wind cave and moonlight/flashlight hike. There will also be plenty of campfire entertainment provided by the scouts.

Cost is around $10-$20 per family.  More details to come.

Typical Agenda


  • 4:00-6:00 Set up camp. First come, first serve for the campsites. (Dinner on your own.)
  • 6:00-7:00 All about Bats at Nature Center
  • 7:30-8:30 Flashlight/Moonlight Hike  at Merkle Trail


  • Morning Breakfast- see den leader or other parents from den and coordinate a breakfast together.
  • 9:30 Optional Hike to the Wind Cave. This is a 1.5 mile hike up to the Windcave and it is rated difficult because it is steep at the top. Bring plenty of water and maybe a snack/lunch for at the top.
  • 10-11:30 (If not doing Windcave) Tortoise Day-Feeding, Reading, and More at Nature Center
  • Lunch on your own
  • 4:00 Den Meetings- get together with your den and work on adventures!
  • 6:00 Dinner
  • 7:00 S’mores
  • 7:30 Campfire Program- skits, songs, stories, and games


  • Breakfast on your own
  • 8:00 Interfaith service
  • 10:00 Clean up and head home 🙂

Please see the Usery Website for directions.


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